EconIMI with the help of professor Rajat Kathuria and Arindam Banik organized a guest lecture today at 6:00p.m.
Guets lecturer was Dr.Omkar Goswami, he delivered a lecture on ‘Ethical Standards and Corporate Governance’
For 18 years Dr.Omkar Goswami taught and researched Economics at Oxford, the Delhi School of Economics, Harvard, Tufts, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Rutgers University and the Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi. In March 1997 he left academics to become the Editor of Business India, magazine.
Dr. Goswami also serves as a Director on the boards of Forbes, Infosys, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, DSP Merrill Lynch Fund Managers Limited, Infrastructure Development and Finance Company Limited, Crompton Greaves Limited, Sona Koyo Steering Systems Limited, Ambuja Cements Limited and Cairn India Limited. He is the Founder and Chairman of CERG Advisory Private Limited (CERG -Corporate and Economic Research Group).
He has held the position of Chief Economist with the Indian business association Confederation of Indian Industry from August 1998 up to March 2004.
Hope students found the lecture knowledgable and enlightening on the subject.